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    Matching Numbered Set, Each Volume Signed by Eisenhower

    Dwight D. Eisenhower. The White House Years: Mandate for Change 1953-1956. [and:] The White House Years: Waging Peace 1956-1961. New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1963-1965.

    Matching numbers 1,210 of 1,500 limited edition copies each signed by Eisenhower on a a tipped-in leaf facing the limitation page. Two octavo volumes. Volume I: xviii, [1, List of Maps], [1]-650 pages. Volume II: xxiii, [1]-741 pages. Each volume illustrated with photographs.

    Publisher's tan cloth with gilt-lettered spine title labels and the Presidential seal in gilt on the front cover. Pictorial cartographic endpapers. Fore-edge and bottom edge uncut. Some signatures unopened. Each housed in the publisher's matching paper slipcase with the title label on one side. Previous owner's bookplates affixed to the front flyleaves. Only minimal shelf wear to the slipcases. Truly fine condition.

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